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Nissan searching for third CEO in 3 years
11.September 2019

Nissan is looking for its third CEO in as many years. Following the resignation of Hiroto Saikawa after a scandal over pay, the Japanese automaker’s board needs to find a leader who can guide the company through decade-low profits and job cuts as car sales slow globally.

New CEO of the BMW Region Central Europe
30.July 2018

BMW AG will appint Neil Fiorentinos as the new CEO of BMW Group Region Central & Southeastern Europe on September 1, 2018. Fiorentinos replaces Christoph v. Tschirschnitz, who has decided to accept new management challenges outside the BMW Group.

ŠKODA has a new head of marketing
27.April 2018

Marc-Andreas Brinkmann is the new Head of Marketing at ŠKODA AUTO. The 43-year-old has already worked in numerous international leadership roles in marketing and has years of experience in the automotive industry.

VW Group appoints Herbert Diess as CEO
13.April 2018

Herbert Diess will take over from Matthias Mueller as CEO of the Volkswagen Group, adding fresh impetus to the company’s efforts to slim down and reorganize the way its 12 brands are managed.

New marketing manager in Cebia
23.February 2018

Cebia longtime marketing manager Jan Dryák leaves the company on February 28th, 2018. He is heading to one of the big Czech investor groups. Cebia puts on a new press spokesperson on March 1.

Audi denies CEO Stadler will be replaced by Vahland
18.February 2018

German daily newspaper Bild reported that Stadler will be replaced in April because of his handling of Audi’s part in Volkswagen AG’s diesel-emissions scandal, with former Skoda CEO Winfried Vahland seen as his most likely successor.

Czech Ferrari with a new director
18.January 2018

Scuderia Prague, the exclusive distributor of the Ferrari and Maserati brands in the Czech Republic, welcomed a new director in its Ferrari team, coming from the competing company.

New Managing Director of Skoda Auto India
15.January 2018

Skoda Auto India Private Ltd. (SAIPL) has appointed a new Managing Director. As of 2 April 2018, Gurpratap Boparai will be taking over the management of SAIPL. The 48-year-old was most recently CEO of Fiat India Automobile Ltd.

Varroc Lighting seeks PR manager
2.November 2017

Czech automotive headlamps supplier Varroc Lighting Systems based in Novy Jicin (Moravia) looks for a new communications manager. What are the requirements?

Topolová heads AAA AUTO for five years
26.October 2017

The General Meeting of AAA AUTO confirmed five years ago, in September 2012, the position of CEO Karolina Topolová. With this change, the company started the steps leading to the later sale of Abris Capital Partners.

Auto Palace with a new PR manager
9.October 2017

Auto Palace Group hired a new PR manager. Dana Bratankova was replaced by Tomáš Vaněk. He will be responsible for Public Relations activities related to the business activities of the Auto Palace dealer group belonging to the Dutch AutoBinck Group.

Roman Filip quits in Das WeltAuto
4.October 2017

Porsche Czech Republic announced a change in the management of Das WeltAuto brand. The long-time head of Roman Filip left the company. Where is he going and who is to replace him?

Škoda designer Hrdlička awarded by Parliament
26.September 2017

Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic handed over to the chief engineer of ŠKODA FAVORIT Ing. Petr Hrdlicka the award for merits for the development of ŠKODA FAVORIT.